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WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has gotten an update about the latest developments on Ebola from his health secretary and his assistant for homeland security. The White House says Obama has asked the Centers for Disease Control and...
UPDATE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed test results that a health worker from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital is positive for Ebola. In a statement, the CDC said that the hospital and patient had been notified of the...
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Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention David Lakey, M.D., Commissioner, Texas Department of State Health Services will give a briefing on Dallas response to Ebola. Watch live at 11 a.m. ET. The post LIVE at...
WASHINGTON — A top federal health official says the Ebola diagnosis in a health care worker who treated Thomas Eric Duncan at a Texas hospital shows there was a clear breach of safety protocol. Dr. Tom Frieden, head of the Centers for Disease...
U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, right, greets George Edwards, left, after Cotton addressed a crowd of supporters at a Republican headquarters office April 26, 2014 in Hot Springs, Ark. Sen. Pryor is in a tight reelection campaign with Republican opponent, U.S...